PULLMAN, Wash. – Former Washington State women’s basketball players Ireti Amojo and Carly Noyes each signed professional contracts to play in Germany this fall.
Both Amojo and Noyes inked deals with the Chemitz Chemcats in Ghemnitz, Germany. The Chemcats are one of 12 teams that play in the DBBL, the highest rated league in Germany. The Chemcats first game is Sept. 29. Here is the Chemcats website http://www.chemcats.de
Amojo was a three-year letterwinner for the Cougars, appearing in 76 games and earning Pac-12 All-Academic honors three times. Amojo was an All-Freshmen Team selection and was leading the Pac-12 in 3-point shooting (21-42) as a sophomore before suffering a knee injury. The Berlin, Germany native tallied 442 points, 88 assists, 44 steals and notched two 20-point games including a career-high 22 points in a near-upset of nationally-ranked Louisville as a sophomore.
Noyes left WSU as a four-year letterwinner and the programs all-time leader in games played (125), starts (119) and blocks (158). She totaled 845 career points, 462 rebounds and a 47.1 career shooting percentage. The Moses Lake, Wash. native was a two-time all-conference selection and a three-time all-academic selection. Noyes started 30-plus games all four years, scored in double figures 30 times including a career-high 24 points in a win over Monmouth as senior.
This is the second straight year that multiple Cougars have signed professional contracts.Last summer, Rosetta Adzasu signed to play professionally in Finland and Jazmine Perkins signed to play in Sweden.